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St. Mary rehabilitation group to draft detailed work plan

The group working to find ways to plan and fund rehabilitation of a mainstay of north-central Montana — an irrigation project that provides 50 to 95 percent of the water in the Milk River each year — unanimously voted Wednesday to hire a consultant to draft a detailed work plan for the group.

The St. Mary Diversion Rehabilitation Working Group voted to approve a suggestion from the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation to use the last of a state grant to hire a facilitator to draft the plan.

Government officials at the meeting also said work on a related project could be con...


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